Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2004 Week 2 Hansard (2 March) . . Page.. 596..
Schedules of amendments
Human Rights Bill 2003
Amendments moved by Ms Dundas
Clause 5, definition of human rights
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civil and political rights
and economic, social and cultural rights
Part 3 heading
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omit the heading, substitute
Part 3 Human rights
Division 3.1 Civil and political rights
Proposed new division 3.2 and 3.3 heading
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Division 3.2 Economic, social and cultural rights
Note The primary source of these rights is the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.
27A Right to adequate standard of living
Everyone has a right to an adequate standard of living for themselves and their families, and to the continuous improvement of living conditions.
a right to adequate food, clothing and housing
27B Freedom from hunger
Everyone has the right to be free from hunger.
27C Right to health
Everyone has the right to enjoy the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health.
27D Right to take part in cultural life
Everyone has the right to take part in cultural life.